Bachelor of Science degree from Solent University of Southampton, the world leader in shipping studies.
BSc (Hons) International Logistics Management
REASONS FOR CHOOSING THIS PROGRAMME
Degree from a top International University
Accredited by the CILT
This is an accredited programme and it is validated by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT), an attribute which is held in high esteem in the shipping industry.
It is considered to be one of the top courses in maritime studies in the world and contains contemporary modules covering maritime business management and logistics management.
Renowned faculty members
The programme is staffed by one of the finest teams of academic personnel in Europe, who combine research excellence and business knowledge.
Students gain direct experience of the shipping industry through a series of educational visits and masterclasses taught by leading business executives.
International career prospects
Shipping is a global industry with a staggering turnover and constant expansion of career opportunities in Greece and abroad.
Immediate professional integration
The course offers graduates professional prospects through the College’s career office and its network of collaborating companies.
The BSc (Hons) International Logistics Management aims to form future Shipping executives, who will not only possess expertise in transport or inventory management, but will also be capable of performing overall planning and making decisions in the entire range of transport and logistics activities.
It is nowadays acknowledged that Transport and Logistics are highly important sectors of global economy. Considering that nearly 90% of the global trade volume is transported by sea, it is easy to understand the great significance of sea transport for international trade and the development of the global economy. At the same time, there is increasing awareness among businesses regarding the key role of Logistics for enhancing their competitiveness both in Greece and abroad.
For all these reasons, the Metropolitan College is offering a modern course specialising in Supply Chain Management, which is considered to be one of the top programmes for maritime studies in the world. Finally, it is worth noting that the programme offers the possibility to transfer to another course at the end of the first year.
MODULES PER YEAR
- Shipping Business
- Data Science
- Global Trades
- Maritime Organisations
- Shipping Economics
- Vessel Operations
- Ship Management & Operations
- Carriage of Goods by Sea
- Principles of logistics Accounting for decision makers
- Chartering Practice Ports & Terminal Management
- Strategic Management
- Supply Chain Management
- Sustainability Leadership & Management
- Demand Driven Logistics
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With strong industry links and opportunities for work placements, graduates are well equipped to enter a variety of roles in the maritime industry.
Suitable roles for graduates include (among others):
- Ship operations
- Maritime transport
- Port & facilities management
- Maritime marketing
The programme is addressed to high-school leavers who wish to pursue a career in the area of Maritime Transport & International Logistics.
- Completed application form
- Copy of passport (page with your personal details and photo)
- Certified English translation of High School Leaving Certificate and mark sheet or equivalent qualifications
- Proof of English language proficiency
- Letter of recommendation / reference from academics or employers
- Other certificates/degrees
Cases of candidates with proven knowledge in the field in addition to theirSecondary education are examined on a case-by-case basis.
A personal interview complements the evaluation of the above documentation.